After George Edwards Natural History of Uncommon Birds, 1743 and Gleanings of Natural History, 1759.
Passer Indicus, Pl. LXXIX.
Dimensions: 10 1/2″ x 17″ overall plate measurement.
Condition: Scattered light foxing and text offsetting otherwise excellent condition.
Printing Type: Copperplate engraving, finely hand-colored, Nurenberg, c.1749.
References: Fine Bird Books, 73, Nissen, IVB 859, Nissen, SVB 455.
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